Where relationships are at the heart of the school and
the school is at the heart of the community

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The last week of the academic year is Challenge Week.  Staff have put together a varied and exciting range of challenges, some residential and some based in Swanage. 

RESIDENTIAL – SOUTH OF FRANCE

Orienteering, mountain biking, wind surfing, sailing, kayaking, raft building and team building activities plus a chance to explore the local area.

RESIDENTIAL – LONDON THEATRE/ LONDON EYE/RIVER BOAT CRUISE

Theatre, Dinner, London Eye & Riverboat Cruise.

RESIDENTIAL – CYCLING IN NEW FOREST

Cycling in the New Forest.

RESIDENTIAL – LAKE DISTRICT ADVENTURE

Hiking and adventure trip to the Lake District, Via Ferrata (climbing), Caving, Mountain Hiking,, Camping

RESIDENTIAL – SURF CAMP

4 x 2 hours Surf School lessons over the 3 days. Body-boarding, sandcastle competition, beach games, cinema trip

1 NIGHT RESIDENTIAL – SPACE CAMP

National Space Centre in Leicester. Star gazing in the evening. Building and launching a rocket. Designing and building individual sundials

WOODLAND & BEACH ART

Trip to Studland to create beach art and have a BBQ. Greenwood Workshop day. Forest twig weaving. Beach art & BBQ.

CAMPING AT THE SWANAGE SCHOOL

Days out in and around Swanage, including a beach day & BBQ and a walk to Corfe Castle,

Cooking lunch on the pizza oven, Sporting activities, Film night & popcorn (school hall)

 

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Every Student Well Known

The Swanage School has been created on human scale principles, which means that strong and genuine relationships – within school, with the local community and with the wider world – are at its heart.

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A Balanced Curriculum

The Swanage School has developed a broad and balanced curriculum tailored to individual needs. Click on the link below to find out how we make full use of our local resources, while enabling students to take up to 13 GCSEs.

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The Swanage School Way

At The Swanage School we...

  • Respect each other and treat others as we would like to be treated
  • Help members of the wider community
  • Strive for academic excellence
  • Take pride in our appearance
  • Do the best we can

We try, we fail, 
we learn, we succeed